Aperio® Technology Integrated into AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry Platform

Dec. 19, 2023
Integration of ASSA ABLOY's wireless technology enables easy, affordable, and sustainable system expansion
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut – ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions announces that Axis Communications, an industry leader in video surveillance, access control, intercom, and audio systems, has completed the integration of ASSA ABLOY Aperio® wireless lock technology into the AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry all-in-one video and access control management system. The Aperio integration offers Axis Communications customers an easy way to connect additional openings to their new and existing AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry systems.

“This collaboration with ASSA ABLOY promises simplicity and cost-effectiveness, eliminating cumbersome installations and budget constraints. It offers a streamlined, efficient way to expand access control capabilities, making security upgrades accessible to more organizations. Moreover, real-time online communication between Aperio® locks and AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry ensures enhanced security and efficiency,” states Rob Druktenis, Program Manager, Access Control at Axis Communications. “What truly sets this partnership apart is its versatility, with the ability to read various card formats simultaneously. It’s also environmentally conscious, with low-energy standard battery use. This partnership is poised to enhance our access control offering, making it not only simpler and more cost-effective but also smarter and more sustainable. It’s a game-changer for customers seeking to enhance their security infrastructure.”

Aperio is a global wireless platform that works with extensive locking hardware options from ASSA ABLOY Group brands, offering the flexibility to address a variety of applications throughout any facility. The platform uses wireless communication (IEEE 802.15.4) between the lock and an Aperio hub to provide real-time communication to the access control system, simplifying installation and reducing costs.

AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry offers secure, scalable, and unified access control. It is a complete access control solution that combines physical access control with video verification for easy monitoring, assistance, and investigations. It allows facilities to secure entrances, grant and assign access, and understand who is going where and when.

“The AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry System is a truly comprehensive solution,” stated Angelo Faenza, head of U.S. Digital Access Solutions, ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions Americas. “The integration with our Aperio technology will further enhance this capability, allowing customers to expand their system to more doors and more applications seamlessly.”